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Gold Futures Settlements

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Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
APR 15 1192.3 1194.7 1174.6 - -19.2 1175.2 52 440
MAY 15 1193.2 1194.2 1174.2 - -19.2 1174.8 448 436
JUN 15 1193.0 1195.4 1174.1 - -19.3 1175.0 156,378 264,861
AUG 15 1193.3 1195.8 1175.2 - -19.3 1176.0 3,360 41,404
OCT 15 1193.6 1195.2 1177.8 - -19.4 1176.8 1,023 10,091
DEC 15 1196.1 1197.3 1177.2 - -19.4 1177.7 4,036 50,315
FEB 16 1194.8 1195.3 1179.8A - -19.5 1178.5 2,226 5,310
APR 16 1191.9 1191.9 1181.8 - -19.6 1179.4 477 6,455
JUN 16 1192.9 1192.9 1182.8 - -19.7 1180.3 180 6,626
AUG 16 - - - - -19.8 1181.4 3 453
OCT 16 - - - - -19.9 1182.7 0 1,109
DEC 16 1188.0 1188.0 1185.8 - -20.0 1184.1 587 6,977
FEB 17 - - - - -20.1 1185.8 0 150
JUN 17 1192.0 1192.0 1192.0 - -20.6 1189.2 1 2,851
DEC 17 - - - - -21.3 1195.6 463 4,074
JUN 18 - - - - -21.6 1203.2 0 2,424
DEC 18 - - - - -21.6 1211.4 0 926
JUN 19 - - - - -21.6 1220.1 0 2
DEC 19 - - - - -21.6 1229.4 0 647
JUN 20 - - - - -21.6 1242.4 0 7
DEC 20 - - - - -21.6 1260.4 0 6
Total 169,234 405,564

About Gold

Gold futures are hedging tools for commercial producers and users of gold. They also provide global gold price discovery and opportunities for portfolio diversification. In addition, they:

  • Offer ongoing trading opportunities, since gold prices respond quickly to political and economic events
  • Serve as an alternative to investing in gold bullion, coins, and mining stocks

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Physically delivered
  • Block-trade eligible
  • American-style options
  • Can be traded off-exchange for clearing only through CME ClearPort